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Resource ID: #20605
Subject: Drugs
Source: New York Times
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Date: 5-Mar

Description

Hitting the markets in 1995, Oxycontin has quickly turned into the most abused prescription drug in the country, causing at least 120 deaths. This story traces the timeline of how Oxycontin exploded in popularity, and where something might have been done to prevent the outbreak of this dangerous new drug.

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